WY Legislation | 2015 | Regular Session

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Intro
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WYHJ0001A JOINT RESOLUTION requesting Congress to amend the United States Constitution to authorize congressional votes to approve or disapprove proposed federal regulations.
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2015-03-03
President Signed HEJR No. 0005
Intro
25%
WYSF0118AN ACT relating to the personal opportunity with employment responsibilities (POWER) program; amending eligibility criteria; amending sanctions for noncompliance with a self-sufficiency plan; amending beneficiary reporting requirements; and providing...
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2015-03-03
3rd Reading:Laid Back
Intro
25%
WYSF0012AN ACT relating to crimes and offenses; creating the crimes of trespassing to unlawfully collect resource data and unlawful collection of resource data; limiting use of unlawfully collected data; providing for expungement; providing definitions; and ...
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2015-03-03
Adopted SF0012JC001: 52-7-1-0-0
Intro
25%
WYSF0056AN ACT relating to public lands; providing that the office of state lands and investments shall commission a study and provide a report addressing management of public lands in Wyoming by the state of Wyoming as specified; specifying what the study s...
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2015-03-03
2nd Reading:Passed
Intro
25%
WYSJ0004A JOINT RESOLUTION requesting Congress to call a convention to amend the United States Constitution as specified.
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2015-03-03
S:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with Senate Rule 5-4: 2-3-
Intro
25%
WYHB0068AN ACT relating to elections; creating a misdemeanor offense for photographing or otherwise recording an official ballot as specified; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
H:POSTPONED until July 1, 2016 in Accordance with House
Intro
25%
WYSF0145AN ACT relating to public health; providing for payments to acute care hospitals for uncompensated charity care as specified; providing definitions; providing an appropriation; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
2nd Reading:Passed
Intro
25%
WYHB0062AN ACT relating to property tax exemptions; exempting religious education camps from property taxation; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
President Signed HEA No. 0085
Intro
25%
WYHB0081AN ACT relating to the Wyoming lottery; extending dates for distribution of lottery proceeds as specified; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
President Signed HEA No. 0090
Intro
25%
WYHB0123AN ACT relating to juveniles; providing for expungement of juvenile records as specified; providing prosecutorial discretion to petition to postpone expungement; providing conforming amendments; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with Senate Rule 5-4: 2-3-
Fail
100%
WYHB0066AN ACT relating to the official legendary critter of Wyoming; declaring the jackalope as the official legendary critter; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4:
Intro
25%
WYHB0213AN ACT relating to county road construction; increasing limit of projects not requiring competitive bidding; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
H:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with House Rule 5-4: 4-5-0-
Fail
100%
WYHB0143AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; amending provisions relating to vehicle registration fees as specified; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4:
Intro
25%
WYHB0224AN ACT relating to penalties for violating fire restrictions; increasing penalties for entry into or use of any area closed by a board of county commissioners because of extreme fire danger; providing an exception; and providing for an effective date...
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2015-03-03
S:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with Senate Rule 5-4: 2-3-
Fail
100%
WYHB0163AN ACT relating to public health; extending the critical access/rural hospital endowment challenge program as specified; amending qualifications for receipt of funds; modifying reversion dates; making conforming amendments; repealing obsolete provisi...
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Intro
25%
WYHB0121AN ACT relating to administration of government; specifying limitations on delegates to an Article V convention; providing definitions; clarifying state convention refers to a state ratifying convention; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
Appointed JCC01 Members
Intro
25%
WYSF0079AN ACT relating to chiropractic practice; providing for use of the title chiropractic physician; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with Senate Rule 5-4: 1-3-
Fail
100%
WYSF0087AN ACT relating to education school finance; modifying the Wyoming cost-of-living adjustment utilized by the education resource block grant model; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Intro
25%
WYSF0091AN ACT relating to charter schools; providing for charter school participation in legislatively funded school district salary adjustment; providing an appropriation for initial adjustment; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
2nd Reading:Passed
Intro
25%
WYHB0199AN ACT relating to special district elections; modifying the election process; requiring approval by electors after initial formation for continued operation of a special district as specified; providing applicability; and providing for an effective ...
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2015-03-03
H:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with House Rule 5-4: 3-5-1-
Fail
100%
WYHB0137AN ACT relating to child custody and visitation; providing for an order of joint legal custody as specified; amending the definition of income for determination of child support as specified; amending the calculation for presumptive child support as ...
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Intro
25%
WYHB0184AN ACT relating to crimes and offenses; clarifying that concealed weapon carry permit provisions apply to firearms as specified; conforming a provision; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
H:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with House Rule 5-4: 4-5-0-
Intro
25%
WYHB0183AN ACT relating to insurance; requiring coverage of early refills of prescription eye drops under health insurance policies as specified; providing for applicability; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
2nd Reading:Passed
Intro
25%
WYSF0008AN ACT relating to education accountability; conforming law as specified to Powers v. State, 2014 WY 15, 318 P.3d 300 and Powers v. State, No. 180-673 (1st Jud. Dist. Ct. Apr. 18, 2014); specifying implementation and development of education accounta...
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2015-03-03
2nd Reading:Passed
Intro
25%
WYHB0166AN ACT relating to electrical safety and fire prevention; updating references; removing requirements relating to elevators in buildings as specified; clarifying duties of the state fire marshal and cities and revising experience requirements for limi...
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2015-03-03
Speaker Signed HEA No. 0098
Fail
100%
WYSJ0003A JOINT RESOLUTION requesting Congress submit to the states a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution prohibiting the infringement of the United States government on the states' educational rights.
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Intro
25%
WYHB0235AN ACT relating to foreign corporations and foreign limited liability partnerships; providing procedures for reinstatement of foreign corporations and limited liability partnerships as specified; providing for appeals; providing an appropriation; and...
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2015-03-03
Speaker Signed HEA No. 0093
Intro
25%
WYHB0211AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; allowing a motion for new trial for persons convicted of a felony upon a showing of actual innocence based on non-DNA evidence; specifying requirements and conditions; specifying retention of governmental immuni...
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2015-03-03
S:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with Senate Rule 5-4: 2-3-
Intro
25%
WYSF0057AN ACT relating to school facilities projects; modifying appropriations for school facility projects for the biennial period July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2016; requiring reporting; providing appropriations; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
2nd Reading:Passed
Intro
25%
WYHB0045AN ACT relating to the insurance code; excluding health care sharing ministries from the provisions of the insurance code; providing a definition; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
President Signed HEA No. 0082
Intro
25%
WYSF0044AN ACT relating to the Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Funding Act; providing for funding of large projects under that act; specifying large projects approved for funding in 2015; requiring specified conservation easements to include the state ...
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2015-03-03
Speaker Signed SEA No. 0047
Intro
25%
WYSF0132AN ACT relating to housing discrimination; defining prohibited practices; providing for conciliation and hearings; providing penalties; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
3rd Reading:Passed 32-27-1-0-0
Fail
100%
WYHB0141AN ACT relating to alcoholic beverages; repealing the excise tax on malt beverages; conforming related provisions; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Fail
100%
WYSF0083AN ACT relating to criminal procedure; providing for an inmate to petition for a commutation of sentence on an annual basis; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Fail
100%
WYHB0176AN ACT relating to state budgets; limiting supplemental budget requests as specified; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
H:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to HR 5-4
Fail
100%
WYHB0232AN ACT relating to public meetings; authorizing a governing body to take action upon confidential information during an executive session; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
H:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to HR 5-4
Intro
25%
WYSF0050AN ACT relating to administration of the government; amending provisions relating to tribal liaisons; repealing and conforming provisions; providing an appropriation; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
3rd Reading:Passed 44-13-3-0-0
Intro
25%
WYSF0088AN ACT relating to health care facilities; providing for designation of hospitals as acute stroke ready centers; requiring emergency medical services providers to adopt protocols for stroke and acute heart attack patients as specified; and providing ...
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2015-03-03
3rd Reading:Passed 55-4-1-0-0
Intro
25%
WYSF0033AN ACT relating to elections; amending provisions related to the election of precinct committeemen and committeewomen; amending the certification and notice requirements for precinct elections; establishing a term of office; amending county central c...
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2015-03-03
Adopted SF0033JC001: 58-1-1-0-0
Intro
25%
WYHB0078AN ACT relating to public health; allowing supervised use of plant derived pain medication as specified; providing an exemption from prosecution for possession or use of plant derived pain medication as specified; authorizing a fee for registration; ...
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2015-03-03
H:Amend and DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with House Rule 5-
Fail
100%
WYHB0209AN ACT relating to public lands; requiring transfer of public lands; specifying distribution of proceeds from sale of public lands; creating a joint select committee on the transfer of public lands; providing duties of the committee; providing defini...
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Fail
100%
WYHB0210AN ACT relating to the office of the state public defender; assigning operation of the guardian ad litem program as a division of the office of the state public defender; making conforming amendments; specifying duties of the guardian ...
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to HR 5-4
Fail
100%
WYSF0076AN ACT relating to railroads; requiring trains to be operated by a crew of not less than two persons; providing a definition; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Intro
25%
WYSF0090AN ACT relating to medical services; specifying that services of a chiropractic doctor are authorized for medical assistance; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
3rd Reading:Passed 43-16-1-0-0
Fail
100%
WYHB0087AN ACT relating to the process for adoption of education content and performance standards; requiring public hearings or meetings; modifying the process for adoption of content and performance standards; providing a transition period for districts to...
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2015-03-03
S:Died in Committee Returned Bill Pursuant to SR 5-4
Intro
25%
WYHB0038AN ACT relating to elections; amending Wyoming's political action committee campaign contribution limits as specified; allowing organizations to bear PAC related costs as specified; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
Adopted HB0038JC001: 52-7-1-0-0
Intro
25%
WYSF0142AN ACT relating to fire protection; restricting the interpretation or enforcement of building codes or standards as specified; specifying the application of certain building codes; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
Speaker Signed SEA No. 0054
Intro
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WYHB0026AN ACT relating to domestic relations; providing that religious officials shall not be required to perform a marriage ceremony; and providing for an effective date.
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2015-03-03
H:DO PASS FAILED in Accordance with House Rule 5-4: 4-5-0-
Intro
25%
WYSF0098AN ACT relating to school athletics; modifying definitions; clarifying that a failure to implement concussion protocols shall not increase inherent risks as provided; clarifying that required safety protocols for concussion related injuries are subje...
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2015-03-03
2nd Reading:Passed
Intro
25%
WYHB0042AN ACT relating to unclaimed property; amending language to include merchant stored value cards; providing definitions; extending the period for abandonment of gift certificates, merchant stored value cards and credit memos; providing an exemption; r...
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2015-03-03
President Signed HEA No. 0087
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